X360 Thursday, August 24, 2006 | 8:19 PM

GC06: 5 Viva Pinata images

GC06: 5 Viva Pinata images

Here are 5 images of Viva Pinata, it should occupy you guys while waiting for my long video from the game's presentation tomorrow or this week-end.


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Commented on 2006-08-24 20:30:30
Looks really cool & original..
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:34:10
I think there are 2 shows of this up for download on Xbox live or something cause each of those suckers is 500+ MB. Also there is a new Test Drive demo up.
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:34:10
Looks great!

can't wait for that Vid now....
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:39:33
Looks good, but im starting to get used to the look..

Less impressed than i once was.
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:41:49
Way better than i expect. Plants looks like CrySis's real colors to me.
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:54:46 In reply to Eddy186
Posted by Eddy186
I think there are 2 shows of this up for download on Xbox live or something cause each of those suckers is 500+ MB.
Those are episodes of the TV show! Very nice if you've got kids about, or you're easily amused! :P
Commented on 2006-08-24 20:59:37
some jaggies on the characters ;)

looks nice, but i heard the fps was terrible on the booths
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:09:21
it's Rare, they'll fix it. Remember the early Kameo and PDZ builds . . ... they have all the time they need (want)
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:09:43 In reply to jekyl200
Posted by jekyl200
some jaggies on the characters ;)

looks nice, but i heard the fps was terrible on the booths
Yea... If I see another edge on a character I'm not going to play a game ever again...


The term "jaggies" is old gamer speak for a dead issue here... the only way you will see perfectly straight lines is with anything above AAx200... "jaggies" are a none-issue above AAx16 however.
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:10:52
looks so good that i want to masturbate to them.
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:12:13
I hate that fur effect... it looks absolute crap in screenshots, but kinda nice in realtime
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:25:12
Brilliant, like cgi. I hope it will run faster that 2 fps ;)
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:53:02 In reply to lukasblue
Posted by lukasblue
Brilliant, like cgi. I hope it will run faster that 2 fps ;)
I think BlimBlim said somewhere that cause of problem has been found.
Don't know if it has been fixed yet.

Edit: http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showpost.php?p=4132143...
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:23:17 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
Looks really cool & original..
Totally agree!
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:51:14 In reply to jekyl200
Posted by jekyl200
some jaggies on the characters ;)

looks nice, but i heard the fps was terrible on the booths
Are you totally sure you aren't seeing the fur shading and blindly mistaking it for jaggies?
Commented on 2006-08-24 23:18:03
Looks great. Rare to the next-gen visual rescue.

Though these shots have a more misty atmosphere than the others, possibly dawn or cloudy. The last shot looks as crisp as before.
Commented on 2006-08-25 03:54:51
Cant believe. Microsoft have posted their first tv show on XBL..
Now the door's open, anything can be next..
Good enough humour for me and the game will/shud be good
Commented on 2006-08-25 05:47:09 In reply to SpazH3d
Posted by SpazH3d
I hate that fur effect... it looks absolute crap in screenshots, but kinda nice in realtime
I dont know if you guys have ever seen a pinata in real life, but the "fur effect" is what pinata's really look like, they have little squares of paper all over them
Hopefully I am just misunderstanding what you are saying
Commented on 2006-08-25 06:31:38
I watched the two episodes up on Marketplace in HD and I was really impressed. The show is good. I think it will be another big hit for 4Kids.

Visually the cartoon is very nice to look at and the game is surprisingly close to the visuals of the tv show. Even the voice acting was really good. The cartoon seems more like animated movie quality than Saturday morning cartoon fare.
Commented on 2006-08-25 09:04:53 In reply to lukasblue
Posted by lukasblue
Brilliant, like cgi. I hope it will run faster that 2 fps ;)
This game played Lively in E3 2006! So This is actual gameplay!
Commented on 2006-08-25 13:42:28
im 37 but i can see me getting this for its stunning color's and eyecandy.
Commented on 2006-08-25 15:40:12
According to gamerscoreblog, the reported slow running demo on the show floor was because it was a retail kiosk. The retail systems are locked down, and the game was trying to autosave repeatadly (which of course was failing), significantly draining resources.
So basically they stuffed up.
Commented on 2006-08-26 00:19:41
Graphics are Amazing!

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